The Montreal Canadiens will have options at the next trade deadline.
A Cole Caufield extension shouldn’t be too far down the line.
That, Montreal Canadiens news and more in the latest MHN Canadiens Daily:
The Montreal Canadiens continue to move out long-term contracts and acquire soon-to-be free agents, which will give some interesting options leading up to the trade deadline.
The Canadiens will likely not wait too long to sign Cole Caufield to an extension during this season, as the real threat of an offer sheet looms next summer.
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VAN: Legit Metropolitan Division teams that could be a fit for Vancouver Canucks forward JT Miller in an eventual trade.
National Hockey Now
NYI: Which New York Islanders forwards should be lining up next to franchise player Matt Barzal this season?
PGH: The recent change in salary cap projections could help Pittsburgh Penguins Ron Hextall improve the roster and keep the Penguins’ window of contention open for longer than previously thought.
FLA: The Florida Panthers are set to have an advantageous first month of the 2022-2023 season, and they should take full advantage of it.
DET: With Detroit Red Wings forward Jakub Vrana finally healthy and ready to go, the possibilities should excite Red Wings fans.
PHI: Taking a look at the six Philadelphia Flyers who are set to have a bounce-back year during the 2022-2023 season.
WSH: Andre Burakovsky felt that he was living ‘in the shadow’ of Washington Capitals and Colorado Avalanche stars before signing in Seattle.
COL: Speculating on what the next contract for Colorado Avalanche star centre Nathan MacKinnon could look like.
VGK: With training camp less than a month away, here are a few PTO candidates that the Vegas Golden Knights could invite to camp.
SJS: Sitting down with new San Jose Sharks director of amateur scouting, Chris Morehouse, to see what he looks for in players while scouting.